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BRUNNER Continues to Rack Up Awards at 2017 Pittsburgh AdFed ADDY Awards Show
Agency Takes Home 23 ADDYs

Pittsburgh, PA. (March 16, 2017) – After claiming Best of Show and nine other awards at the Atlanta ADDY Awards Show, BRUNNER claimed more gold and silver ADDYs than any other agency at the 2017 Pittsburgh ADDY Awards Show, sponsored by the Pittsburgh AdFed. BRUNNER’s work for Field & Stream, Huffy, WesBanco, ShurTech and Dick’s Sporting Goods won awards, and the agency took home two out of five Judges’ Choice Awards.The AdFed even paid tribute to BRUNNER’s recent Super Bowl ad for 84 Lumber, which isn’t eligible until next year, by developing a parody video to introduce the video, film and sound category.   

“It’s gratifying to see the great work recognized for so many different clients and in so many categories,” said Rob Schapiro, BRUNNER’s Chief Creative Officer. “And the fact that several agencies were well-represented in the show speaks highly about the quality of work coming out of Pittsburgh.”

BRUNNER’s work for Field & Steam – The Aldean Tradition – won gold for cinematography and claimed one of the Judges’ Choice Awards. BRUNNER’s WesBanco’s Oh The Possibilities Campaign won another of the Judges’ Choice Awards. In total, the agency took home 23 total awards, including:

2 Judges’ Choice Awards:

  • Field & Stream – The Aldean Tradition
    • Credits include:
      • Rob Schapiro, Chief Creative Officer
      • Dave Vissat, Creative Director
      • Dan Magdich, Associate Creative Art Director
      • Jeff Shill, Associate Creative Director
      • Jessica Buehner, Account Manager
      • Brad Powell, Broadcast Producer
      • The Hudson Dusters, Directors
      • Green Point Pictures, Production Company
      • One Thousand Birds, Audio
  • WesBanco – Oh The Possibilities Campaign
    • Credits include:
      • Rob Schapiro, Chief Creative Officer
      • Kevin Corfield, Associate Creative Director
      • Derek Julin, Associate Creative Director
      • Jon Nicholson, Art Director
      • Tom Karcher, Retoucher
      • Kelly Nesbitt, Producer
      • Jim Lundy, Print Production
      • Lauren Tedesco, Account Director
      • Joel Ulrich, Senior Media Strategist
      • Stephanie Bane, Director of Account Planning
      • Tom Cwenar, Photographer
      • Stephanie Hoffman-Murphy, Media Supervisor

7 GOLD Awards:

  • Field & Stream – The Aldean Tradition (Cinematography)
  • Field & Stream – Boar Cuts (Newspaper Branded Content & Entertainment)
  • Huffy – Incline Mountain Bikes won 3 (Poster; Poster Campaign; Photography, Digitally Enhanced, Photography Campaign)
  • ShurTech – Duck Tape Website (Responsive Design)
  • Santisima – Day of the Dead (Poster Campaign)

14 SILVER Awards:

  • Huffy – Incline Mountain Bike Poster won 4 (Poster; Poster Campaign; Photography, Digitally Enhanced, Photography Campaign)
  • Dick’s Sporting Goods – Slazenger Package Design (Packaging Campaign)
  • YellaWood – Decklaration of Independence TV Campaign (Regional/National Television Commercial Campaign)
  • WesBanco – Oh The Possibilities (Direct Marketing)
  • Field & Stream – Animal Cuts won 4 (Newspaper Branded Content & Entertainment)
  • Santisima – Day of the Dead won 3 (Poster; Poster Campaign; Art Direction)

For a list of full credits for the work listed above, please feel free to contact Steve Radick at

BRUNNER operates at the confluence of Creativity, Data Science, and Technology. This means we understand the performance and business impact of our work across channels and media, while using an analytical approach to uncover innovative, creative insights that inform our creative process.

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